Press release

President Faure Congratulates Irish President on Re-election

November 6, 2018

President Danny Faure has sent a congratulatory message to the newly re-elected President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins, after his landslide victory was confirmed on the 28th October.

President Faure conveyed his “warmest and most heartfelt congratulations” on his behalf and that of the people of Seychelles to Mr. Higgins and expressed his gratitude for Ireland’s support towards Seychelles’ development pre and post-independence.

President Faure also took the opportunity to thank Mr. Higgins for his invitation to visit Ireland and reciprocated by extending an invitation to Mr. Higgins and his wife to visit Seychelles in the future.